Love’s Prayer

The Prayer Love Makes When the disciples asked Jesus to teach them to pray, we know Jesus’ response as The Lord’s Prayer. Were they looking for a ‘formula’ in order to get prayer ‘right’ every time? Probably. Do we do the same...

Prayer: Passion for His Purpose

What is your purpose in prayer? Should it always be one thing? Might it be multiple things? In Prayer: Practicing His Presence we took a look at the Lord’s Prayer. That post was taken largely from a study guide for the EquipUs Pastor Training School. So is this...
Christmas – The Next Door Mission

Christmas – The Next Door Mission

If it’s a mission it has to be far away, right? That’s a common misconception. If it’s Christmas everything has to be expensive and complicated, right? Far too many people live that way. I’d like to help make it simple. Why? I like simple and I...
Achieving Success – A Life Lesson

Achieving Success – A Life Lesson

What is success? Why do we strive for it? Success, at its most basic level, is: Accomplishing a stated goal. But goals seldom exist in isolation. A good illustration is the upcoming graduation season. If you go out to eat in the next few weeks you will probably see a...
Eye Test OR I Test: Will You Pass?

Eye Test OR I Test: Will You Pass?

What’s the difference between an eye test and an I test? One measures the ability to interpret visual images; the other our ability to perceive and interpret truth. And the problem with the truth is we often do not want to hear it. Have you ever been more...